Domantas Sabonis set to star in Netflix documentary similar to ‘Quarterback’ show

Jan 10, 2024, 9:12 AM

Domantas Sabonis #10 of the Sacramento Kings pushes the button to light the victory beam after a wi...

SACRAMENTO, CALIFORNIA - JANUARY 20: Domantas Sabonis #10 of the Sacramento Kings pushes the button to light the victory beam after a win against the Oklahoma City Thunder at Golden 1 Center on January 20, 2023 in Sacramento, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images)

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Last fall, reports came out that LeBron James was in talks with Netflix to create an NBA-style documentary series similar to the show “Quarterback.”

For those unfamiliar, “Quarterback” followed three NFL quarterbacks — Kirk Cousins, Patrick Mahomes and Marcus Mariota — throughout the 2022 season.

Now, more information is coming out about the NBA docuseries, and it’ll feature a Sacramento Kings player.

According to The Athletic’s Shams Charania, the first season will feature center Domantas Sabonis. Joining him are James, Celtics’ forward Jayson Tatum, Heat guard Jimmy Butler, and Timberwolves’ guard Anthony Edwards.

Charania added that filming is underway for the yet-to-be-titled series. James, who is an executive producer in HBO’s “The Shop” will team up with Barack Obama’s Higher Ground Productions and Peyton Manning’s Omaha Productions to produce the series. No release date has been announced.

On Tuesday, Domantas Sabonis recorded his ninth triple-double of the season. He currently leads the NBA in double-doubles (32) and rebounds (12.8).

Upcoming schedule for Domantas Sabonis and the Sacramento Kings

  • Wednesday, January 10th – Kings @ Charlotte Hornets – 4 p.m. PST
  • Friday, January 12th – Kings @ Philadelphia 76ers – 4:30 p.m. PST
  • Sunday, January 14th – Kings @ Milwaukee Bucks – 4 p.m. PST
  • Tuesday, January 16th – Kings @ Phoenix Suns – 6 p.m. PST
  • Thursday, January 18th – Kings vs. Indiana Pacers – 7 p.m. PST

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